Port Forwarding for Far Cry 4

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May 29, 2021 (Last Updated: ) | Reading Time: 3 minutes

Far Cry 4 is Ubisoft's First-Person, Shooter, Action, and Adventure game with a release date in 2014.

Far Cry 4 game art showing a character wearing a pink suit.
Far Cry 4 game art showing a character wearing a pink suit.

Far Cry 4 offers the following genres of gameplay.

How to Port Forward Far Cry 4

When you are playing Far Cry 4 you might need to forward some ports in your router. Forwarding ports is a useful trick in gaming because it can really help to make your network connection most stable and on occasion even faster. Routers were not designed to allow incoming network requests and some games can play tremendously better if an incoming connection is forwarded through the router to the game.

Before You Forward a Port

Before you can forward a port you need to know the following things:

How to locate your Router's IP Address

The easiest way to locate your router's IP address is to run our free Router Detector utility. It's a part of the Network Utilities suite of tools and it's completely free to use.

How To Forward Ports

An easy way to do this is use our Network Utilities software. It can open your ports with just a few clicks. Then when you are done you can just was quickly close your ports again. Alternatively you can do it by hand.

The process for forwarding a port is usually:

Ports To Forward for Far Cry 4

The required ports that need to be forwarded for Far Cry 4 are as follows:

Far Cry 4 - PC

  • TCP: 13000, 13005, 13200, 14000-14001, 14008
  • UDP: 9000, 21120

Far Cry 4 - Xbox One

  • TCP: 3074
  • UDP: 88, 500, 3074, 3544, 4500, 9000, 21120

Far Cry 4 - Playstation 4

  • TCP: 1935, 3478-3480
  • UDP: 3074, 3478-3479, 9000, 21120

Far Cry 4 - Xbox 360

  • TCP: 3074
  • UDP: 88, 3074, 9000, 21120

Far Cry 4 - Playstation 3

  • TCP: 3478-3480, 5223, 8080
  • UDP: 3074, 3478-3479, 3658, 9000, 21120

We have guides that are custom tailored for Far Cry 4 that will show you the exact ports.

That's all it takes to forward your ports. For more on how to port forward, check out our list of games and applications.

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